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1997 News Releases

News Release #033

FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE

NEWS RELEASE # 033

FROM: CLERK OF SUPREME COURT OF LOUISIANA

On the 17th day of April, 1997 , the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case(s) listed below:

ALL PROCEEDINGS STAYED :

97-K-1001 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. RONNIE CHESTER (Parish of Tangipahoa)
 

WRIT DENIED :

97-KK- 0994 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. KENNETH SIMMONS (Parish of Jefferson)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

On the 18th day of April, 1997 , the following action was taken by the Supreme Court of Louisiana in the case(s) listed below:

WRITS GRANTED WITH ORDER :

96-C - 3086 HAROLD BROWN v. GOLD BOND BUILDING PRODUCTS, INC.

VICTORY, J. - would deny the writ.

TRAYLOR, J. - would deny the writ.

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0101 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DEREK LANDRY (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

97-CC- 0531 JAMES CLINT SOILEAU v. TROY ARDOIN, ET AL (Parish of Evangeline)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

97-CC- 0535 JOHN L. YOUNG v. DONNI ELIZABETH LUTS YOUNG (Parish of Orleans)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.

97-CC- 0554 FREDERICK C. CAMBRE AND CAROL ANN CAMBRE v. NATIONAL RAILROAD PASSENGER CORPORATION, ILLINOIS CENTRAL RAILROAD COMPANY, AND LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT (Parish of Jefferson)

CALOGERO, C.J. - would deny the writ.

JOHNSON, J. - would deny the writ.

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

97-B - 0683 IN RE: CONFIDENTIAL PARTY (T.A.)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.
 

WRITS TRANSFERRED TO COURT OF APPEALS :

97-KH- 0866 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CHRISTOPHER ROSS (Parish of Orleans)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.
 

WRITS TRANSFERRED TO DISTRICT COURT :

97-KH- 0848 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. IVAN EDERSON (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0859 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. KENNETH M. DENIS (Parish of Orleans)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0905 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. TONY JONES (Parish of Washington)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.
 

WRITS GRANTED IN PART / DENIED IN PART :

97-CC- 0496 GARY WALLS, SR. v. MANDEVILLE MENTAL HEALTH CENTER, STATE OF LOUISIANA, THROUGH THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HOSPITALS, THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES, DAVID SYLVESTER, PATRICIA SYLVESTER (Parish of Orleans)

JOHNSON, J. - would deny the writ.

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.
 

WRITS NOT CONSIDERED :

97-C - 0524 OAKLEY FREEMAN, ET AL v. KAR WAY INC., D/B/A THE NEW EARLY'S FOOD STORE, ET AL (Parish of Lafayette)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0542 PEGGY TODD DAUZET v. ATLANTIC ENVELOPE COMPANY (Workers' Compensation District 7)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.
 

ADMISSION TO THE BAR GRANTED:

96-OB- 2619 IN RE: CHERYL ANN McANESPY-SMITH

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.
 

APPLICATION DISMISSED AT RELATOR'S REQUEST:

97-KO- 0386 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. LESTER WILLIAMS (Parish of Orleans)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.
 

LEAVE TO APPEAL; DENIED:

97-OB- 0565 IN RE: DISCIPLINARY BOARD NO. 96-PDB-196

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

97-OB- 0695 IN RE: DISCIPLINARY BOARD NO. 96-PDB-105

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.
 

TRANSFERRED TO INACTIVE STATUS; SEE PER CURIAM:

97-B - 0708 IN RE: EDWARD A. ARMSTRONG, JR.

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.
 

RECONSIDERATIONS DENIED :

95-KH- 2019 STATE EX REL DONALD STELLY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Pointe Coupee)

MARCUS, J., - not on panel.

95-KH- 2391 STATE EX REL MICHAEL TODD v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Tangipahoa)

KNOLL, J., - not on panel.
 

97-C - 0087 SAMUEL L. LIEBER v. CADDO LEVEE DISTRICT BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS, STATE OF LOUISIANA, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION & DEVELOPMENT (Parish of Caddo)

VICTORY, J., - not on panel.

97-C - 0091 MICHAEL BERRY and ELIZABETH BERRY, INDIVIDUALLY, AND ON BEHALF OF THEIR MINOR CHILD, AMBER NICOLE BERRY v. INSURANCE COMPANY OF NORTH AMERICA, ET AL and HINTON WELL SERVICING, INC. d/b/a HINTON WELL SERVICES (Parish of Claiborne)

JOHNSON, J., - not on panel.

97-C - 0135 KENNETH R. TUCKER v. AMERICAN HEAVY LIFT SHIPPING COMPANY (Parish of Orleans)

TRAYLOR, J., - not on panel.

97-KK- 0192 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CEDRIC THOMAS (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

LEMMON., J., - not on panel.

97-CC- 0371 GEORGE PHILLIPS, SR. v. HOSPITAL SERVICES OF LOUISIANA, INC. (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

TRAYLOR, J., - not on panel.
 

WRITS DENIED :

95-KH- 2360 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. IRVING FERRELL (Parish of Jefferson)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2587 STATE EX REL ALVIN WILLIAMS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Bossier)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2772 STATE EX REL FRANK JAMES CASTON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Richland)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel; recused.

95-KH- 2801 STATE OF LOUISIANA EX REL ELLIS BULLOCK v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2840 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. LOUIS FRAZIER (Parish of Calcasieu)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2884 STATE EX REL LEON WILLIAMS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Vermilion)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel; recused.

95-KH- 2887 STATE OF LOUISIANA EX REL TROY BUSH v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2889 STATE EX REL DWIGHT CHRISTOPHER v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2890 STATE EX REL ALVIN T. WELCH, SR. v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Jefferson)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2911 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DARRON M. BAKER (Parish of Ouachita)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2914 STATE EX REL ZACHARY ROGERS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2923 STATE EX REL MICHAEL WATKINS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel; recused.

95-KH- 2960 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. LUCIUS WILLIAMS, SR. (Parish of Avoyelles)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel; recused.

95-KH- 2985 STATE EX REL ISAAC J. FIRMIN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2986 STATE OF LOUISIANA EX REL JAMES E. VACHUSKA v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Bossier)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 2997 STATE OF LOUISIANA EX REL HOWARD EUGENE MYERS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of DeSoto)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 3043 STATE EX REL MILTON J. GREEN v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Lafourche)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 3046 STATE EX REL TRACY CLARK v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of DeSoto)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 3048 STATE EX REL HOWARD LEE HIGGINBOTHAM v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Ouachita)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 3055 STATE EX REL JIM YOUNG v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Bossier)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 3056 STATE OF LOUISIANA EX REL DARRYL HAWTHORNE v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 3061 STATE EX REL JOHN DAVIS BONNER v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Ouachita)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 3062 STATE EX REL DENNIS WAYNE RICHARD v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Lincoln)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 3071 STATE EX REL CURTIS JAMES, JR. v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. Martin)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 3075 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ALBERT DIXON (Parish of Caddo)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

95-KH- 3112 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ALONZO L. HAYES (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 0009 STATE EX REL ALBERT ROBINSON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Washington)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 0011 STATE EX REL ROBERT LEE v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Franklin)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 0012 STATE EX REL MITCHELL A. MOSES, JR. v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Caddo)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 0013 STATE EX REL RUSSELL ALEXANDER v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. Martin)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 0014 STATE EX REL GERALD NUCCIO v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of St. Bernard)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 0017 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. NELSON BOOKER (Parish of Orleans)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 0020 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DARREN DEON SEYMOUR PIERRE (Parish of St. Landry)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel; recused.

96-KH- 0026 STATE EX REL JOHN JACKSON v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 0032 STATE OF LOUISIANA EX REL ERNEST BAILEY v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 0045 STATE OF LOUISIANA EX REL JOSEPH D. FRANCIS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Lafayette)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel; recued.

96-KH- 0092 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DAREL J. SMOOT (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 0093 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. MELVIN BUJOL (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

96-KH- 0094 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. ERIC HALL (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

96-CP- 0254 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. TERRANCE KEITH HUNT (Parish of Ouachita)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

96-K - 2575 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. RICHARD W. JONES (Parish of St. Tammany)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.

96-K - 2594 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DARRYL BAKLIK (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel; recused.

LEMMON, J. - would grant the writ.

96-K - 2655 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. NORVEL LASSERE (Parish of St. John Baptist)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

96-K - 2660 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. HARVEY GUSS (Parish of West Baton Rouge)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

96-K - 2664 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. DONALD SMITH (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-KO- 2670 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. HENRY BRADLEY (Parish of Ouachita)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

96-KK- 2690 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. BENNIE BROWN (Parish of Orleans)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel; recused.

96-K - 2747 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. GEORGE M. WEBER (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

96-KO- 2785 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. GEORGE M. WEBER (Parish of Orleans)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

96-K - 2821 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. KELLY OGLETREE (Parish of Orleans)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

96-K - 2822 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. GREGORY JEANLOUIS (Parish of Lafayette)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0341 EDDIE VAN ATTA v. TEAM SERVICES, INC. (Parish of Terrebonne)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

LEMMON, J. - would grant the writ.

JOHNSON, J. - would grant the writ.

97-KH- 0348 STATE EX REL TYRONNE MCKINNIS v. STATE OF LOUISIANA (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0364 MONICA PAUL v. NEW ORLEANS POLICE DEPARTMENT (Civil Service Commission)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

97-CC- 0396 SUZANNE BOUDREAUX v. STATE OF LOUISIANA, ETC. (Parish of Orleans)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0469 JOHN MALDONADO v. LOUISIANA SUPERDOME COMMISSION, LOUISIANA STADIUM AND EXPOSITION DIRECTORS, FACILITY MANAGEMENT, INC., AND FACILITY MANAGEMENT OF LOUISIANA, INC. (Parish of Orleans)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

TRAYLOR, J. - would grant the writ.

97-C - 0471 EDWARD L. KRIELOW, ET AL v. WILLIE HOWARD, ET AL (Parish of Jefferson Davis)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0479 D.A.L. v. M.S.L. (Parish of Orleans)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

97-CC- 0482 MARIE PINOT TROTZIER, ETC. v. THE GOURMET GRILL, INC., JULIUS LUCKY, VASHAN J. KELLY, ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0487 VITALIJ BALASHOV v. BALTIC SHIPPING COMPANY (Parish of Plaquemines)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0490 REGGIE NOLAN D/B/A REGGIE NOLAN INSURANCE AGENCY v. COMMONWEALTH NATIONAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of Ouachita)

CALOGERO, C.J. - would grant the writ.

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0491 BUFORD WILLIS v. GRAY SALES & SERVICE, INC. (Workers' Compensation Dist. #3)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.

97-KK- 0521 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. RAYMOND MOORE (Parish of Orleans)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel; recused.

97-CC- 0522 LEVI E. ROLLINS v. SABINE TOWING AND TRANSPORTATION CO., INC. ET AL (Parish of Calcasieu)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

KNOLL, J. - would grant for reasons expressed by Sullivan.

97-CC- 0525 LEVI E. ROLLINS v. SABINE TOWING AND TRANSPORTATION CO., INC. ET AL (Parish of Calcasieu)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

KNOLL, J. - would grant for reasons expressed by Sullivan.

97-CC- 0526 SCOTT AND CONNIE SIMON, ET AL v. AMERICAN CRESCENT ELEVATOR COMPANY, ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

TRAYLOR, J. - would grant the writ.

97-KK- 0529 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. CARL ROBINSON (Parish of Tangipahoa)

CALOGERO, C.J. - would grant the writ.

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0533 PLAQUEMINES PARISH COMMISSION COUNCIL v. DELTA DEVELOPMENT CO., INC. ET AL (Parish of Plaquemines)

MARCUS, J. - not on panel.

97-CC- 0536 DR. ROBERT J. RIGGS v. CHAVIS BRISETTE, ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0549 RICHARD ALAN BREAUX v. JEFFERSON DAVIS SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT (Parish of Jefferson Davis)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0555 ERNEST JOHNSON, ET AL v. GREAT SOUTHERN OIL & GAS INC., ET AL (Parish of Plaquemines)

MARCUS, J. - would grant the writ.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

TRAYLOR, J. - would grant the writ.

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0567 ERNEST JOHNSON, ET AL v. GREAT SOUTHERN OIL & GAS INC., ET AL (Parish of Plaquemines)

MARCUS, J. - would grant the writ.

VICTORY, J. - would grant the writ.

TRAYLOR, J. - would grant the writ.

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.

97-CC- 0572 R-SQUARE INVESTMENTS, INC. v. AMERICAN & FOREIGN INSURANCE COMPANY (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

97-O - 0582 KATHERINE B. DISTEFANO, WILLIAM E. BARLETTA, JR., ANGELA B. GRAVER, LISA B DODDS, CARMEN B. MUNIER AND CARLOS G. BARLETTA v. C. THOMAS BIENVENU, JR. EX REL (Parish of St. Mary)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0584 KATHY ATTARDO AND LISA EVERAGE v. SALVADOR, A/K/A SAL BROCATO, ET AL (Parish of Orleans)

KNOLL, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0585 LEONARD STEPHENS AND MARY STEPHENS, ET AL v. BAIL ENFORCEMENT OF LOUISIANA ET AL (Parish of Livingston)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0587 JIMMY HARVEY v. ROBERT A. TRAYLOR, JR. ET AL (Parish of St. Bernard)

JOHNSON, J., - not on panel.

97-CC- 0588 TOMMY GORDON AND BRENDA GORDON v. CHARLIE W. BUSBY, R.U.S.H. COMPANY, INTERNATIONAL UNDERWRITERS INSURANCE COMPANY, AND TEXAS PROPERTY AND CASUALTY INSURANCE GUARANTY ASSOCIATION (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

TRAYLOR, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0590 BERNADINE DAVIS v. JENNINGS MANUFACTURING COMPANY (Workers' Compensation Dist. #3)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0592 MRS. ROSE MARY SMITH AND WILBERT LEE SMITH, JR. v. STEPHEN R. DOODY et al (Parish of Orleans)

LEMMON, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0595 CHRISTINE M. BARSAVAGE v. STATE OF LOUISIANA, THROUGH THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT (Parish of Iberville)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0599 NEAL ALLEN v. ST. TAMMANY PARISH POLICE JURY (Parish of St. Tammany)

CALOGERO, C.J. - not on panel.

97-KK- 0600 IN THE MATTER OF AN OFFENSE UNDER INVESTIGATION (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

KIMBALL, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0604 PAUL K. ADAMS v. FRANCHISE FINANCE CORP. OF AMERICA, ET AL (Parish of Rapides)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

97-C - 0634 CHRISTINE M. BARSAVAGE v. STATE OF LOUISIANA, THROUGH THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT (Parish of Iberville)

JOHNSON, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0853 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. IVAN EDERSON (Parish of East Baton Rouge)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

97-KH- 0861 STATE OF LOUISIANA v. JOHNNY RAY LUNA (Parish of Jefferson)

VICTORY, J. - not on panel.

 

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